Emergency Response

Cyclone Pam: Responding to Medical Needs in the South Pacific

View image | gettyimages.com Direct Relief’s Emergency Response Team continues to reach out to partner organizations in the South Pacific following the […]

Category Five Cyclone Pam Barrels Across Pacific

Tropical Cyclone Pam Monitored on Direct Relief Hurricane Map

Barreling across the South Pacific, category five Tropical Cyclone Pam is due to pass east of Vanuatu’s capital, Port Vila, in the […]

How Japan Relief Efforts Four Years Ago are Helping Fight Ebola Today

Four years ago, the magnitude 9.0 Tohoku Earthquake and subsequent tsunami and nuclear disaster battered northern Japan on March 11, killing more […]

From the Field: Community Health Workers Prove Paramount to Ebola Recovery

A team from Direct Relief is traveling through West Africa to better understand the needs of health care partners and formulate long-term […]

Monitoring Medical Needs After 5.4 Earthquake in Pakistan

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has reported that a magnitude 5.4 earthquake has struck Pakistan in the vicinity of Batgram district in […]